Hardcover, very fine condition, but for infinitesimal nick to inside dustjacket, not price clipped and no inscriptions, 315pp. First novel featuring Detective Sergeant Kolla and Dectective Inspector Brock. N° de réf. du libraire
Synopsis : Detective Sergeant Kathy Kolla is surprised when Chief Inspector Brock joins her investigation. Was the elderly lady killed by a development consortium for the value of her house, by scholars planning to exploit her Marx correspondence, or are the roots of the murder buried in family histories?
A propos de l'auteur: Barry Maitland teaches at the University of Newcastle in Australia. He has received the Ned Kelly Award (Australia's Edgar), and The Marx Sisters was short-listed for the British Crime Writers Association's John Creasy Award for Best First Mystery.
Titre : The Marx Sisters
Éditeur : London, Hamish Hamilton, 1994. 1st. Edition.
Description du livre Hamish Hamilton Ltd. Hardcover. État : Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Only lightly used. Book has minimal wear to cover and binding. A few pages may have small creases and minimal underlining. N° de réf. du libraire G024100215XI3N10
Description du livre Hardback. État : Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. N° de réf. du libraire GOR002188090
Description du livre Hamish Hamilton, 1994. Hardcover. État : Fine. Etat de la jaquette : Very Good. 1st Edition.... UK hardback first impression. Fine in VG jacket, unclipped with a small nibble to bottom of spine. Language: eng. Book. N° de réf. du libraire 18536499518
Description du livre London: Hamish Hamilton Ltd, 1994, 1994. Hardcover. État : Very Good. Etat de la jaquette : Very Good. First Edition. VG/VG. First Edition. Not price clipped and without inscriptions. First Printing.The Author's first novel featuring Detective Sergeant Kathy Kolla. Appears unread! SIGNED by Author on loose Book plate without dedication. . N° de réf. du libraire 12418
Description du livre Hamish Hamilton, 1994. Soft cover. État : Very Good. 1st Edition....... UK PROOF copy of this uncommon debut. VG overall condition with some light wear and creasing. Hamish Hamilton 1994. Book. N° de réf. du libraire 1329435367
Description du livre Hamish Hamilton, United Kingdom, 1994. Hard Cover. État : Good +. Etat de la jaquette : Good +. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Usual library markings. rebound in red bds. Jacket in plastic sleeve. jacket spine ends and corner rubbed, rest of jacket clean and bright. Ex-Library. N° de réf. du libraire 042514
Description du livre Hamish Hamilton Ltd, London, 1994. Hard Cover. État : Very Fine. Etat de la jaquette : Very Fine. First Edition; First Printing. The author's first mystery novel with DCI Brock and DS Kolla. Text block is tight with no loose or dog-eared pages. Dust jacket shows no wear or tears. Dust jacket protected in clear mylar wrapper; bubble wrapped, boxed, and shipped with USPS Tracking (USA only). N° de réf. du libraire 002351
Description du livre Hamish Hamilton, London, 1994. First Edition. First Edition. The author's first novel, introducing Detective Sergeant Kathy Kolla and Detective Chief Inspector Brock. Jacket illustration by Barbara Bellingham.A small puncture at the rear spine fold of the jacket (affecting the book), else Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. N° de réf. du libraire 127920
Description du livre Hamish Hamilton, London, 1994. Hardcover. État : Fine. Etat de la jaquette : Near Fine. First Edition. This is a Fine Copy of this Book in Black cloth with silver title lettering to spine,in a Near Fine Dust-Jacket,with just a little light rubbing at head of spine,and with one short closed tear to the back cover at the bottom edge approx 1cm in length.Not price clipped.The Author's First book and highly collected title with a SIGNED bookplate by the Author laid in at the front of the book,8vo 315pp First Edition 1st Impression Size: 8vo - over 4¾" - 5¾" Tall. Signed by Author(s). N° de réf. du libraire 12422
Description du livre Hamish Hamilton, 1994. Hardcover. État : Fine. Etat de la jaquette : Near Fine. 1st Edition. Signed first British Edition and true first of author's extremely scarce first book. Slight wear, creasing to the front flap fold and some rubbing to dustwrapper. Introduces the detective team of Detective Sergeant Kathy Kolla and Detective Chief Inspector David Brock. Maitland, whose real career started in architecture, centers his mysteries on intellectual, scholarly or arcane special knowledge that makes this series particularly enjoyable. In The Marx Sisters, e.g., there is a puzzle over a missing revision to Marx's Das Kapital, in which the reader is invited to speculate whether Karl had some second thoughts about his earlier economic theories. One of our 100 Best titles. Signed. N° de réf. du libraire 0910080005